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Sub Specialty:
Cranial Base Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Hamot
UPMC Shadyside
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685



MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


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September 22, 2016

Exceptionally knowledgeable & experienced in neurosurgery. Saved me from being paralyzed. I have very high esteem for Dr Monaco.

September 01, 2016

I am trusting Dr Monaco with my life, need I say more?

August 25, 2016

Dr. Monaco, in fact ALL my UPMC health providers are excellent. In fact, the are excellent raised by a factor of 100

August 25, 2016

excellent provider office, test results reviewed the same day

August 18, 2016

I would recommend Dr. Edward Monaco II do anyone needing neurological care. I would not want another neurologist to care for me!

August 04, 2016

the Dr. and his assistant were very knowledgeable of my situation.

August 04, 2016

Excellent bedside manner. Listens to concerns and explains things clearly.

July 21, 2016

Best Care

July 07, 2016

No problems!

June 10, 2016

very good